Grace Blazer Named PD At WIOD-WINZ/Miami
February 18, 2013 at 7:17 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS has learned that veteran talk programmer GRACE BLAZER is taking over as PD of CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WIOD-A and Sports WINZ-A (THE SPORTS ANIMAL)/MIAMI.
BLAZER was the PD at GREATER MEDIA Talk WTKK/BOSTON from 2007 through the station's recent format flip. Before that, she programmed CBS RADIO Talk WPHT-A/PHILADELPHIA. At WIOD and WINZ, she fills the position left vacant when KEN CHARLES transferred to CLEAR CHANNEL's SACRAMENTO cluster as VP/Programming in DECEMBER.
“The depth of CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT’s resources is phenomenal. Working for our industry’s leading media company and programming WIOD and WINZ is a superb opportunity,” said BLAZER. “I’m excited to partner with ALEX TEAR, LONNY ANGER and the talented staffs of NEWS RADIO 610/100.3 FM and 940’s SPORTS ANIMAL to grow these stations.”
“We are thrilled to have GRACE join our team,” said ALEX TEAR, VP/Programming, CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT/MIAMI. “She is a format visionary with a wide range of programming and digital expertise that will help WIOD and WINZ move to the next level.”